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Semsar, Katharine Anne Instructor

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Research

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  • Dr. Semsar's expertise includes mentoring underrepresented students, implementing inclusive pedagogy, developing extra-curricular academic programming to support student resiliency and persistence, scientific teaching, education research, assessment, and assessment design.

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  • underrepresented student persistence, inclusive pedagogy

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Teaching

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  • ARSC 1470 - MASP Natural Science Seminar
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2019
    Enhances students' knowledge and appreciation of the natural sciences. Readings, discussions, cooperative learning exercises and outside activities explore the richness of scientific discovery related to core natural science concepts. Emphasizes the scientific method and the history and people making scientific discoveries. Department consent required. May be repeated up to 4 total credit hours.
  • ARSC 1492 - MASP Research Seminar
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 / Fall 2019
    Enhances students' knowledge and appreciation of the humanities, the social sciences or STEM-related fields. The course's readings, discussions, cooperative learning exercises, work-shopping papers and presentations, guest speakers, and outside activities are designed to enhance both students' appreciation of the subject matter and their performance in their regular courses. Emphasis will be placed on actively using knowledge of humanities, social sciences or STEM fields in a variety of ways. Department consent required. May be repeated up to 6 total credit hours.

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